Mars

17056
Nominal Guns53W006
NationalitySweden
OperatorSwedish Navy
Acquired1563W006
ShipyardBjörkenäs W006
ConstructorHolger OlssonW006
CategoryFirst RateW006
Ship TypeShip
Sunk in Action1564/05/31W006

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentW006
Length of Keel118' 0"Swedish fot35.0342 (114′ 11″ Imperial)
Between Perpendiculars162' 0"Swedish fot48.0978 (157′ 9″ Imperial)
Moulded Breadth45' 6"Swedish fot13.7168 (44′ 11″ Imperial)
Burthen700Swedish Last 
DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentSWLto1721
Displacement1,800Ton 

Armament


1563Broadside Weight = 364 Imperial Pound (342.643 lbs 155.4464 kg)W006
Gun Deck2 Swedish 48-Pounder
Gun Deck2 Swedish 36-Pounder
Gun Deck9 Swedish 24-Pounder
Gun Deck10 Swedish 12-Pounder
Gun Deck4 Swedish 9-Pounder
Gun Deck20 Swedish 6-Pounder
Gun Deck6 Swedish 3-Pounder
Gun Deck50 Smaller guns

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
1563672 W006

Flag Officers


DatesRankNameSource
1564 - 1564/05/31AmiralJacob BaggeEWIKI

Service History


DateEventSource
1564/05/30Battle of Öland
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Sources

IDDescriptionAuthorType
W006 Sailing WarshipsTeemuWeb Site
SWLto1721 Swedish Warships List 1521-1721Jan GleteBook
EWIKI WikipediaVariousWeb Site
 

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